#UK Aid

  • Article: The UK Will Use Aid Money to Support Sumatran Tigers and Other Endangered Animals
    Environment

    The UK Will Use Aid Money to Support Sumatran Tigers and Other Endangered Animals

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 21, 2018

    It aims to tackle the underlying causes of the illegal wildlife trade — poverty and the destruction. Read more

  • Article: The Government's Latest Decision About UK Aid Spending Has 'Disappointed' Charities
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    The Government's Latest Decision About UK Aid Spending Has 'Disappointed' Charities

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 14, 2018

    “The government has buried its head in the sand.” Read more

  • Article: I Put Stickers on 500 Public Buses in Bangladesh to Tell Men to Take Their Hands Off Girls
    OpinionGirls & Women

    I Put Stickers on 500 Public Buses in Bangladesh to Tell Men to Take Their Hands Off Girls

    Sept. 12, 2018|ICS

    Atika Shafa, 21, is part of a team of 10 young people trying to make transport safe for women. Read more

  • Article: This Mother Is One of Hundreds of Brave Women Helping Clear Their Countries of Landmines
    Girls & Women

    This Mother Is One of Hundreds of Brave Women Helping Clear Their Countries of Landmines

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 7, 2018

    UK aid is playing a vital role in training all-female demining teams. Read more

  • Article: Theresa May Is on Her First Visit to Africa as Prime Minister. This Is What She’s Focusing on.
    Citizenship

    Theresa May Is on Her First Visit to Africa as Prime Minister. This Is What She’s Focusing on.

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 28, 2018

    As Brexit looms, May is exploring a renewed partnership between Britain and Africa. Read more

  • Article: 'No-Deal' Brexit Won't Take EU Funding From British Charities, Says UK Government
    Finance & Innovation

    'No-Deal' Brexit Won't Take EU Funding From British Charities, Says UK Government

    Aug. 24, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Humanitarian aid should never have become a Brexit negotiating tool." Read more

  • Article: The British Public Has Raised Over £28M in 1 Year to Support Rohingya Refugees
    Citizenship

    The British Public Has Raised Over £28M in 1 Year to Support Rohingya Refugees

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 23, 2018

    It's a great demonstration of "incredible generosity and compassion." Read more

  • Article: Britain Helps Stop Millions of Pounds of Heroin From Reaching Europe
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    Britain Helps Stop Millions of Pounds of Heroin From Reaching Europe

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 20, 2018

    UK aid is helping crack down on smuggling in Tanzania. Read more